APS News Release

Yorktown Student Wins Scholastic Writing Gold Medal Award

Yorktown Student Wins Scholastic Writing Gold Medal Award Yorktown High School sophomore Emily Burke received a Scholastic Writing Awards Gold Medal for her personal essay entitled, “Lost And Found in Beirut And Amman. Each year, the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers partners with more than 100 visual and literary-arts focused organizations across the country […]

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School Board Adjusts FY 2015 Budget Calendar

School Board Revises FY 2015 Budget Calendar At last week’s meeting, the School Board adopted a revised FY 2015 budget calendar. The new dates are: The Action Item on the School Board’s Proposed FY 2015 Budget will be moved from April 3 to April 24; The Public Hearing on the School Board’s Proposed FY 2015 […]

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CIP Community Meeting #2 Scheduled for March 26

CIP Community Meeting #2 Scheduled for March 26 Arlington families, staff and the community are invited to a Community Meeting on Wed, March 26 from 7-9 p.m. at the Career Center. During the meeting, staff will provide an update and attendees will be able to provide feedback on middle and high school capacity options for […]

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School Board Seeks Nominees for 2014 Honored Citizens

School Board Seeks Nominees for 2014 Honored Citizens Do you know someone who has made a difference in lives of students or gone above and beyond as a volunteer? Each year, the Arlington School Board honors citizens who have made outstanding contributions on a voluntary basis to the Arlington Public Schools. To be recognized as […]

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APS to Host Segregation, Desegregation and Civil Rights Community Conversation

APS to Host Segregation, Desegregation and Civil Rights Community Conversation Join APS at Hoffman-Boston Elementary School on Sat, March 29 for a community conversation to learn more about the story of the desegregation of Arlington Public Schools from historians who have studied it in detail as well as the people who experienced it firsthand. The […]

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New Elementary School Groundbreaking Featured on Snapshots

NES Groundbreaking Featured on Snapshots In this week’s episode of Snapshots, Superintendent Dr. Pat Murphy talks with future parents and students of the new elementary school at Williamsburg during the groundbreaking ceremony on March 19. The new school is anticipated to be the first Net Zero Energy School on the East Coast. This means that […]

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17 APS Students Earn National Scholastic Arts Awards

17 APS Students Earn National Scholastic Arts Awards The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers announced that 17 APS students have received recognition in the National Scholastics Art Competition. Approximately 401 works of art (including 52 senior portfolios) received Regional Gold Keys, which were forwarded to the National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. This year, […]

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APS to Hold Instructional Recruitment Fair on March 22

APS to Hold Instructional Recruitment Fair on March 22 Do you know an excellent teacher who would be a great addition to the instructional team? The 2014 APS Recruitment Fair will take place on Sat, March 22 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Wakefield High School. (1325 S. Dinwiddie St.) All candidates that have […]

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CIP Community Meeting #2 Scheduled for March 19

CIP Community Meeting #2 Scheduled for March 19 Arlington families, staff and the community are invited to a Community Meeting on Wed, March 19 from 7-9 p.m. at Williamsburg Middle School. During the meeting, staff will provide an update and attendees will be able to provide feedback on elementary and middle school capacity options for […]

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